Fraudulent credit card application; false statements to obtain property or credit. (HB2772)

Introduced By

Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

False statements to obtain property or credit; fraudulent credit card application; penalty. Raises penalty for making a false statement to obtain credit from a Class 2 to a Class 1 misdemeanor. Characterizes the crime of fraudulently obtaining less than $200 worth of goods, services, etc. as petit larceny rather than a Class 1 misdemeanor. (Obtaining $200 or more is already described as grand larceny.) Defines a written false statement to include information transmitted, other than by voice transmission, by computer, facsimile, e-mail, Internet, or any other electronic or optical medium. Read the Bill »

Status

03/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/10/2007Committee
01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075085340
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/25/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2772)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2772E
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 075085340-E
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2772E)
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Reading of amendments waived
02/21/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2007Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Enrolled
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2772ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 518 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0518)